A 51-year-old woman has been charged with the murder of 44-year-old Jonathan Baines in Gainsborough.
Pamela McLaggan, of Greystones Road, Gainsborough, will appear at Lincoln Magistrates Court tomorrow. A man, also arrested after Mr Baines was found stabbed to death at his home in Ropery Road, has been released without charge.
Lincolnshire Police are treating the fire at a derelict football ground as arson.
Two local men, aged 21 and 37, have been arrested in connection with the incident and are currently in custody being questioned.
Lincolnshire Police believe that the deceased man is Jonathan Baines,44, known as ‘Willy’ to his friends.
Formal identification has not yet taken place but his family have been informed and police are supporting them through this traumatic time.
The victim’s name is being released to encourage people who saw him on Sunday 31st July to come forward and contact police.
Lincolnshire Police have begun a murder enquiry after a man was found stabbed at a house in Gainsborough.
Police were called to a house in Ropery Road, Gainsborough in the early hours of this morning.
Two people have been arrested and will be questioned about the incident.
The Gainsborough St Barnabas charity shop on Church Street has been forced to close after a significant fall in sales over the past two years.
The store will close its doors for the final time on 31 August after six years of trading.
An investigation is underway after the body of a man was found at a flat in Gainsborough.
The victim, believed to be in his 20s, was found around 6.45pm on Saturday April 16 at the property in Marshalls Rise.
Police are treating his death as unexplained.
A 27-year-old local man has been arrested in connection with the incident.
The A631 Bridge Road westbound is closed and there is queueing traffic due to an accident and recovery work at A156 Lea Road/Bridge Street. Police have closed the road to aid recovery work. Traffic from Gainsborough to Nottingham is being affected.
Police are appealing for help to find a 57-year-old man who has gone missing from Gainsborough.
Steve Barrow has not been heard from by family or friends for two or three days and they are concerned for his welfare.
He is around 5ft 10in, of medium build, with brown/grey hair and a ruddy complexion. Anyone who has seen Mr Barrow or knows of his whereabout sis asked to contact police on 101.